The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 15 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 4.29% 2.60% 6.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 37.50% 16.67% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £375 £449
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.28
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.30%
WebSphere
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Application Platforms Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 11.43% 15.58% 33.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Median daily rate £500 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stirling region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere across the Stirling region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stirling region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (50.00%) Control-M
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) FCoE
4 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (25.00%) HBase
4 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Multicast
4 1 (25.00%) KVM
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) SRDF
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FCoE
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Multicast
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) FitNesse
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java SE
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Rendezvous
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (25.00%) SRDF
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) DataSynapse
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) VMware